The River Forest community is invited to a commemoration ceremony honoring the former Washington School. The ceremony will take place on Wednesday, May 31 at 5 p.m. in the garden area of the District Administration Building, 7776 W. Lake Avenue. River Forest officials and District 90 administrators will be on hand to dedicate an art

River Forest officials and District 90 administrators will be on hand to dedicate an art deco bas-relief frieze that was previously located at Washington School. One of the panels has recently been relocated to District 90’s grounds. Prior to its demolition in 1987, the Washington School had been listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

*Submitted by River Forest Public School District 90

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